Calling anyone who wants to share a story about their journey from dream to reality. Our goal is to provide encouragement for those aspiring to walk out their purpose by being transparent as they share their struggles. In the process we’ll provide hope—knowing that every season is necessary—and the courage to continue moving forward in spite of what things may look like. We invite those willing to be a participant in this anthology.
The maximum word limit for each contributor is 2000. Write as freely as you can, knowing your work will be professionally edited and formatted.
A PRIVATE FACEBOOK GROUP WILL BE CREATED FOR PARTICIPANTS CONSISTING OF ONE-HOUR BI-WEEKLY DISCUSSIONS ABOUT VARIOUS ASPECTS OF THIS PROJECT. THESE WILL BE HELD UNTIL THE PROJECT IS COMPLETED AND ALL ASPECTS OF THE CONTRACT ARE FULFILLED.
Each contributor agrees to aggressively promote the anthology via their networks of influence: social media sites, podcasts, email lists, word of mouth, etc. The success of this project does not lie solely with the publisher, as each has a part to play.
This anthology will be available on many online bookstores and printed in at least seven (7) countries.
– Authors will submit their entries by 11/1/2020 via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
– First draft of the manuscript will be ready by 11/30/2020.
– Authors will have until 12/15/2020 to approve the suggestions made by the editor.
– Promotion of the book will begin around 10/1/2020 contingent upon having all 12 authors in place but no later than 11/15/2020.
– Book will be self-published under Regina Mixon Enterprises LLC dba REGS Books Publishing.
– Book launch for pre-orders will be on 11/15/2020. We will leverage the traffic around Thanksgiving to share our messages of hope, encouragement, and inspiration to our potential readers.
An event page will be created on Facebook.
We will share quotes from the book throughout the day.
We will also share authors’ interviews or intro videos.
Each author will post on the event page and share what they want people to get from the book.
There is an investment for each contributor of $797 if paid in full, or $997 with $297 down and 5 payments of $140 beginning August 20, 2020. This investment is to cover the costs of the project. Please make payment to CashApp: $ReginaMixon. In the memo, add “Anthology Inclusion: WNLWWOTG.” Your investment helps cover the costs, including but not limited to editing and formatting the book, book cover design, book creation, creation of anthology landing page, as well as graphics designs, press releases, book trailer, magazine inclusions, book release party, and other promotional materials.
Payments may also be made by sending checks or money orders payable to Regina Mixon Enterprises, LLC, P O Box 5397, Torrance, CA 90510, to be received by the deadline shown above. Subsequent monthly payments are to be submitted on or before the 20th of each month with the final installment to be paid by 01/20/2021.
Authors can purchase the book at a price not to exceed $7.50 per book, sell them at full price, and keep the profit. ALL SALES GENERATED BY THE COMPILER ARE DEEMED TO BELONG TO REGS BOOKS PUBLISHING. Each contributor is strongly encouraged to do preorders and set up their own payment info links to generate more income for yourself. Each contributor is also free to set up a sales page on your website, landing page, blog, etc. and sell your books there.
The wholesale price for the book is $19.99, while the suggested retail price is $26.99.
Authors can create affiliate links with Amazon to earn a percentage of the sales made on Amazon (they will use their affiliate link to promote the book). Initial sales from Amazon will go to Regina Mixon Enterprises, LLC dba REGS Books Publishing Company.
Authors’ investments include 10 complimentary copies of the anthology.
If you have any questions, you can email me at email@example.com.
Please submit your contribution, your bio (200 words or less), and a headshot to firstname.lastname@example.org once your deposit or full payment is made but no later than 08/20/2020.
You will retain all rights to your contribution, and you can use the promotional materials that you create for yourself as well as those created by REGS Books Publishing. A Book Publishing Contract will be required, covering in detail the terms of the agreement between REGS Books Publishing and each contributor.
A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.